If you consolidate the instructions from the Tripitaka and other sources what would be the variations and additions to the instructions given in the Maha Satipatthana Sutta?
If you Consolidate the Satipatthana Instruction from the Tripitaka what would the additions and variation in Comparison to Maha Satipatthana Sutta
The question in your text is different from the one in the title. What exactly do you want to compare? Satipatthana with Maha-Satipatthana? Or just Maha-Satipatthana with other sources?– THelperAug 8, 2014 at 9:15
If you compare Maha Sattipattana Sutta to the whole Tripitaka is it comprehensive or are there additional information or variations elsewhere?– Suminda Sirinath S. DharmasenaAug 8, 2014 at 9:33
Here are four comparison tables that expose the similarities and discrepancies in satipaṭṭhāna discourses from the Pāḷi Nikāyas and Chinese Āgamas:
From Mindfulness in Early Buddhism by Tse-Fu Kuan, p.166-169. Click the images to enlarge.
Is this a freely available book? Where can I get the whole thing? Also looking for a comparison within the Tripitaka also. Aug 8, 2014 at 9:36
The whole book is available in the link I gave above or, alternatively, here. In addition, you can find most of what you are looking for in A History of Mindfulness by Sujato Bhikkhu.– Unrul3rAug 8, 2014 at 9:59